Touch for touch, or, A female physician in full practice [graphic] / Rowlandson del.

Creator:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with stipple on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 35.1 x 24.8 cm, on sheet 41.8 x 25.6 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Later state; imprint has been completely burnished from plate.
Publication information inferred from earlier state with the imprint: Pubd. May 1st, 1811, by Thos. Tegg, No. 111 Cheapside. Cf. No. 11806 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 9.
Plate numbered "72" in upper right corner.
Plate from: Woodward, G.M. Caricature magazine, or Hudibrastic mirror. London : Thomas Tegg, [1808?], v. 2.
Cf. Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 2, page 206.
Abstract:
"A handsome well-dressed young courtesan leads the way out of a room, her left hand on the door-handle, her right held behind her to take the guineas which an aged and decrepit old rake gives her with a leer. A handsome well-furnished room is indicated. Above the chimney-piece is a heavily-framed picture of DanaeĢˆ catching the shower of gold (cf. British Museum Satires No. 9813)."--British Museum online catalogue, description of an earlier state.
Variant Titles:
Female physician in full practice
Topics:
Johnstone, Henry Arthur--Ownership.
Tegg, Thomas, 1776-1845, publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1811.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1811.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Source Title:
Caricature magazine, or, Hudibrastic mirror.
Call Number:
75
W87
807 v.2
Folio 75 W87 807 v.2
Orbis Record:
12859226
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr11465
OID:
16192502
PID:
digcoll:4046382